Subject: Re: Trailing '/' to mkdir(2) revisited
To: Giles Lean <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthew Mondor <email@example.com>
Date: 06/24/2003 00:30:39
> I know this has been discussed before and I don't want to stir up a
> flame fest, however NetBSD is getting a bit lonely in its refusal to
> accept a trailing '/' on a path supplied to mkdir(2).
> 4922 a3 CALL mkdir(0x804a580,0x1ff)
> 4922 a3 NAMI "fubar/"
> 4922 a3 RET mkdir -1 errno 2 No such file or directory
I also noticed that umount does not permit a trailing slash on NetBSD but
that Linux does, anyone know about other such operating systems that do?